Campe Family History

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Campe Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Kampe.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Campen, Cripe, Cadle, Cale, Rape, Cap, Lampe, Camper, Champe, Camp

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Campe Family Origin

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Campe Family Occupations

What did your Campe ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Campe family was Agent For Starch Co.. The most common Campe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Campe's were Farmers. Farmer, Tailor and A. Flower Manufacturer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Campe.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Tailor

    9%
  • A. Flower Manufacturer

    3%
  • Agent For Starch Co.

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Campe ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Campe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Campe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Campe census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Campe

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Campe. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Campe. For the veterans among your Campe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Campe Life Expectancy

What is the average Campe lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Campe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Campe in 1963 was 81, and 56 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Campe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Campe ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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